Paddlers from all over the country will converge on Cradock for the biggest party in paddling!


Event: 2019 Hansa Golden Crisp Fish River Canoe Marathon
2019 South Africa K2 Marathon Championships
27 & 28 September 2019
Cradock, Eastern Cape
Day One – Grassridge Dam to below Knutsford Bridge (48km)
Day Two – Below Knutsford Bridge to Cradock Sports Complex (36km)
Entries: Paddlers can enter for the race here –

The 38th edition of the Hansa Golden Crisp Fish River Canoe Marathon is set to be an enthralling encounter as all of the country’s top paddlers go head-to-head for the race’s spoils and the 2019 SA K2 Marathon Championships crown.

The ever-popular event is again set to also draw hundreds of age group and social paddlers – many of whom will tackle the challenge with two friends or family as part of the annual influx of K3 entries – to the small Eastern Cape town of Cradock for another memorable paddling weekend.

More information can be found at